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Community Development : Jewish Federations (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City

Everywhere. Everyday.

four stars

96.52

5801 West 115th Street Suite 201
Overland Park, KS 66211
tel: (913) 327-8100   Web Site
EIN: 44-0545913

Board Leadership
Michael Abrams
Board Chair

CEO
Helene Lotman
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.52 four stars
  Financial 97.15 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City works to sustain and enhance Jewish life at home and around the world. Everywhere. Everyday.

The Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City works to sustain and enhance Jewish life at home and around the world. Everywhere. Everyday.

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Financial

four stars

97.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
83.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.47
  Program Expenses Growth 8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City (KS) 96.52 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (WA) 90.12 four stars
Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island (RI) 91.63 four stars
Jewish Federation of Silicon Valley (CA) 94.47 four stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Dayton (OH) 92.43 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,413,667
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $470,922
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,884,589
   Program Service Revenue $57,327
Total Primary Revenue $5,941,916
   Other Revenue $-147,665
TOTAL REVENUE $5,794,251
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,990,913
   Administrative Expenses $718,086
   Fundraising Expenses $432,836
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,141,835
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,347,584
   
Net Assets $25,948,702

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Grant Distribution $5,168,117 73.9%
Leadership Development $1,189,807 17.0%
Community Relations Agency $632,989 9.0%

Ratings History
Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 03/01/2020 96.52 four stars
2017-09 02/01/2019 92.72 four stars
2016-09 12/01/2018 91.37 four stars
2015-09 08/01/2017 90.23 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 91.45 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 90.87 four stars
2013-09 07/01/2015 84.21 three stars
2013-09 12/01/2014 83.45 three stars
2012-09 10/01/2013 82.29 three stars
2011-09 07/01/2012 81.09 three stars
2010-09 02/01/2012 80.55 three stars
2009-09 09/20/2011 81.39 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 72.23 two stars
2008-09 05/01/2010 86.61 three stars
2007-09 12/01/2008 87.10 three stars
2006-09 12/01/2007 91.36 four stars
2005-09 02/01/2007 80.23 three stars
2004-09 01/01/2006 82.49 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 44-0545913
Name in IRS Master File JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
NTEE Code T70
NTEE Classification Fund Raising Organizations That Cross Categories
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 1948
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$269,828 3.31% Helene Lotman President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City (KS) 96.52 four stars
The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary (NC) 85.77 three stars
Jewish Federation of San Antonio (TX) 85.10 three stars
Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York (NY) 87.98 three stars
Jewish Federation of Greater Portland (OR) 93.28 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City
5801 West 115th Street
Suite 201
Overland Park, KS 66211
tel: (913) 327-8100
EIN: 44-0545913

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Board Leadership

Michael Abrams
Board Chair

CEO

Helene Lotman
President & CEO

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